September 12 in Tajikistan as a result of rigid landing of helicopter Mi-8 with the foreign climbers killed five people.
About it reports Radio Liberty Tajikistan.
The representative of the Committee of emergency situations (CoES) of Tajikistan Umeda Yusuf said that among the victims were three climbers and two members of the crew.
The helicopter crash occurred on Sunday at 16:30 local time. He crashed into the top of the district Lahs. All on Board were 15 climbers (13 Russians, one Belarusian and one Hispanic) and three crew members.
As reported, three dead climbers were citizens of Russia.
The exact coordinates of the crash of the MI-8 is already defined. The passengers of the helicopter Mi-8 was able to charge the batteries of the radios and get in touch. Now the victims went three rescue helicopters. According to the Telegram-channel Mash, climbers are preparing to evacuate 12 people “just live”.